The week is reviewed and another is previewed, as we ask the question of whether the Raptors can win the Atlantic and how high our hopes should be. There’s John Wall talk, some statistic tidbits, and a pinch of Grantland as the worldwide roundtable returns for another week.
I saw the Raptors live for the first time this season against Washington and came away with confirmation of what I had generally observed on television: this team can make the playoffs and be fun while doing it.
I listened to the Cleveland commentators the whole game (I do this often now since I find the it to be comedic gold). Some things that were said:
- WeNorth (commenting on the WeTheNorth campaign, apparently the can't read the giant letters on the giant banners in their own stadium properly) - One announcer forgot DeRozan's name, called him what's his name as he went to the free throw line - Commentators were saying the Cavs should start hard fouling Lou, "put him on his britches". More than once. - Were in disbelief when Amir hit a three